2014-09-12Some view the EU's directives as helpful but others as overwhelming to businesses.
2014-08-29Belgrade will open a regional training centre next year to strengthen its participation in multi-national operations.
2014-08-28The Union allocated 1.5 billion euros for cultural and media projects.
2014-08-22Officials said 13 million pre-paid cards are used in Romania and, apart from terrorism, they can be misused in a wide range of illegal activities.
2014-07-09Work is expected to begin this year in the southern town of Sibenik. In other business news: the Eurozone approves aid for Cyprus and Greece; Bulgaria avoids a financial crisis.
2014-07-09Experts believe that gaining citizens' participation is an effective strategy in identifying areas vulnerable to corruption.
2014-07-02Eagle Hills is investing up to 4 billion euros to develop property on the Sava River. In other business news: Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova signed free-trade pacts with the EU.
2014-06-30New initiatives are in place to slow the flow of illegal weapons.
2014-06-26Experts say closer ties will increase the flow of capital in the Balkans.
2014-06-25Authorities say the flooding has damaged important infrastructure that will need to be repaired. In other business news: A research group warns of corruption in the business sector.
2014-06-10A new initiative would tell Turkey's story to future leaders of Balkan countries.
2014-06-09Analysts debate what the Union can do to engage Balkan voters.
2014-06-04The fund said Athens does not need to impose new austerity measures this year. Also in business news: Bulgaria leads the region in Foreign Policy magazine's Baseline Profitability Index.
2014-05-23Education and suppressing hate speech are the ways to fight xenophobia in Bulgaria, experts say.
2014-05-22International organisations, EU member countries and EULEX are assisting Serbia after the worst flooding to hit the region in 120 years.
2014-05-21Bulgaria and Montenegro are expecting a drop in Russian tourists this summer. Also in business news: The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development will invest 500 million euros in Cyprus.
2014-05-08Senior officials from Southeast Europe, noting their concerns about events in Ukraine, said NATO membership is a key policy priority for the region.
2014-05-07Cypriots can now cash cheques and have higher limits on transactions. Also in business news: Switzerland will grant 500 Croatian workers access to the country's labour market.
2014-05-05Global instability is starting to affect food prices in regional countries.
2014-05-05Macedonia will co-operate with an international non-governmental organisation to prevent and fight organised crime.
Regional officials say the recent personnel changes in the EU will have a positive impact on their countries' relationship with Brussels.